GRAVES COUNTY, Ky. -
Narcotics detectives with the Kentucky State Police arrested a man believed to be major supplier of methamphetamine to the local area.
On Thursday, detectives received a tip regarding meth trafficking from a home on Wadesboro Road in Graves County. A search warrant was conducted at the home of Randy Brownlee.
During the search, detectives found approximately 25 grams of crystal meth and a leather tote which contained over $69,000 in cash. The cash is suspected to be the proceeds from the sale of illegal narcotics.
An assault rifle and two handguns were also located and seized. Brownlee, 63, was arrested and charged with trafficking in meth, possession of marijuana, and possession of drug paraphernalia.
Kentucky State Police was assisted by the Graves, Marshall, and McCracken County Sheriff's offices.
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